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El Supremo (from the "Serie Paraguay")
  • Carlos Colombino
    1937–2013
    born: Concepción, Paraguay ; died: Asunción, Paraguay ; active: Paraguay
  • El Supremo (from the "Serie Paraguay"), 1988
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • Xylo-painting (painting media on engraved wood)
  • Canvas/Support: 119.1 x 98 cm
    Canvas/Support: 46 7/8 x 38 5/8 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • On view: Gallery 405
  • 1997.0059
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Abstracted single object. Rock-like shape with anthropomorphic head. Form is bound in places with ropes. The color is predominately blue with much of the wooden support showing. Horizon line three fourths down from the top.